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Am I Evil Because of the Darkness? Vitamin D Explains The Hobbit

December 13, 2013
The Hobbit 2 Is Bad Fan Fiction

There are two obvious ways a director can go wrong in adapting a work with a large and ardent pre-existing fan base. He (or she) can feel so constrained by expectations that he makes his adaptation too literal, a book-on-film. Or he can get carried away riffing on the original story, pulling in references from related works and assuming that fans’ appetites for additional material are, for all intents and purposes, insatiable.
Read more. [Image: WB]

The Hobbit 2 Is Bad Fan Fiction

There are two obvious ways a director can go wrong in adapting a work with a large and ardent pre-existing fan base. He (or she) can feel so constrained by expectations that he makes his adaptation too literal, a book-on-film. Or he can get carried away riffing on the original story, pulling in references from related works and assuming that fans’ appetites for additional material are, for all intents and purposes, insatiable.

Read more. [Image: WB]

December 14, 2012
Best headline ever? Best headline ever.
(Read the review here.)

Best headline ever? Best headline ever.

(Read the review here.)

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